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Title Diagnosis and control of Johne's disease / Committee on Diagnosis and Control of Johne's Disease, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2003]
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Contents ""DIAGNOSIS AND CONTROL OF JOHNE'S DISEASE""; ""Copyright""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""THE TASK""; ""CONCLUSIONS""; ""DISEASE CONTROL""; ""EDUCATION AND TRAINING""; ""RESEARCH""; ""Epidemiology of Map Infection and JD""; ""Diagnostics and Immunology""; ""Map Genome Studies""; ""Vaccine Development""; ""Human and Animal Health Issues""; ""1 Introduction""; ""THE COMMITTEE'S TASK""; ""2 Johne's Disease in Domesticated and Wild Animals""; ""SPECTRUM OF DISEASE IN DOMESTICATED ANIMALS""; ""Cattle""; ""Stage I: Silent Infection""
""Lactation Transmission""""Cross-Species Transmission""; ""Sanitation""; ""Environmental Factors""; ""Water""; ""Soil Characteristics""; ""Pasteurization""; ""PATHOGENESIS IN CATTLE""; ""Age-Related Susceptibility""; ""Genetic Susceptibility""; ""Immune Response""; ""Sequencing of the Map Genome""; ""3 Diagnostics""; ""TESTING OF DOMESTICATED ANIMALS""; ""Bacteriologic Culture""; ""Decontamination of Specimens""; ""Concentration of Map from Specimens""; ""Conventional Culture for Map""; ""Automated Culture""; ""Radiometric Systems""; ""Nonradiometric Systems""; ""Pooled Fecal Culture""
""Sensitivity of Fecal Culture""""Immunologic Tests""; ""Detecting the Cell-Mediated Response""; ""Skin Testing""; ""Lymphocyte Blastogenesis and Transformation""; ""Gamma Interferon""; ""Serologic Tests to Detect the Humoral Response""; ""Complement Fixation Test""; ""Agar Gel Immunodiffusion""; ""Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay""; ""Test Result Measures""; ""Fixed-Decision Thresholds or Cutoffs""; ""Information Cost and Degree of Result Categorization""; ""Likelihood Ratios and ROC Curves""; ""MOLECULAR METHODS""; ""IS900""; ""Molecular Strain Typing""; ""EPIDEMIOLOGIC TOOLS""
""Stage II: Subclinical Disease""""Stage III: Clinical Disease""; ""Stage IV: Advanced Clinical Disease""; ""Sheep and Goats""; ""SPECTRUM OF DISEASE IN OTHER ANIMALS""; ""PATHOLOGY""; ""Cattle""; ""Lesions of Subclinical Infection""; ""Lesions of Clinical Infection""; ""Sheep""; ""Goats""; ""Exotic Ruminants""; ""Non-ruminant Species""; ""Primates""; ""Rabbits""; ""Other Species""; ""EPIDEMIOLOGY""; ""Global Prevalence in Domesticated Animals""; ""Prevalence in Wildlife and Zoo Animals""; ""MODES OF TRANSMISSION""; ""Fecal-Oral Transmission""; ""Congenital Transmission""
""Test Protocol Standardization""""Laboratory Proficiency Evaluation""; ""4 Control Principles and Programs""; ""CONTROL PRINCIPLES""; ""Environmental Factors in Infection Control Practices""; ""Producer Awareness and Adoption of Biosecurity Practices and Control Measures""; ""Control Programs with a Single-Agent Focus""; ""Vaccination""; ""Herd-Level Control""; ""Dairy Herds""; ""Beef Herds""; ""Sheep Flocks""; ""Goat Herds""; ""Zoos and Game Farms""; ""CURRENT CONTROL PROGRAMS""; ""National Programs""; ""NJWG and Control Plans""; ""NJWG 1998 Program""; ""USDA 2002 Program""
Analysis Andre fag (naturvidenskab og teknik) Andre fag
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-174)
Notes Print version record
Subject Paratuberculosis -- Diagnosis.
Paratuberculosis -- Treatment.
Crohn Disease -- microbiology.
Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis -- pathogenicity.
Paratuberculosis -- prevention & control.
Form Electronic book
Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Diagnosis and Control of Johne's Disease.
LC no. 2003109098
ISBN 030950628X (PDF)
030956641X (electronic bk.)
9780309506281 (PDF)
9780309566414 (electronic bk.)